PostDoc Position in Econometrics or Statistics at the University of Bonn

The Institute of Finance and Statistics at the University of Bonn is looking for a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Econometrics or Statistics. The postdoctoral research fellow will join the Statistics Group at the Institute of Finance and Statistics. The appointment will be for an initial period of two years with the potential for renewal. The starting date is October 1, 2022 or earlier.

The position mainly consists of conducting research, interacting within members of the group, participating in seminars and workshops, and teaching (3 hours per week during the semester, arranged flexibly). Salaries are regulated by the German Higher Education Law and will be set according to the E13 TV-L scheme (100%). Funds for research visits, conference travel, etc. will be available.

Requirements for a postdoctoral researcher are a Ph.D. in economics, statistics, or related fields and a publishing record or evidence of potential to publish in leading econometrics or statistics journals. German language skills are not required.

To apply for this position, please send the following documents by e-mail to

• Cover letter with names of two references that can be contacted
• Curriculum vitae
• At least one research paper

All applications received by June 30, 2022 are guaranteed full consideration. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For further information, please visit or contact Prof. Dr. Joachim Freyberger (

Statistics — Department of Economics

The University of Bonn promotes the diversity of its members. It is certified as a family-oriented university and has a dual career program. Its aim is to increase the proportion of women in scientific staff and to promote their careers in particular. It therefore urges qualified women to apply. Applications are dealt with in accordance with the equal opportunity legislation. Likewise, the University encourages suitable people with proven impairment to apply.

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